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Spring 2022, Faculty Scholarship Series

Date/timeModalityPresenterPresentation title
 January 27, 1:00-2:00 p.m.In-personPAC FDr. David Bertaina, Professor, History Department“Medieval to Modern Networks: The Fulbright Experience in Cordoba, Spain”
 February 10, noon-1:00 p.m.In-person & remoteUHB 1005Dr. Te-Wei Wang, Professor, Management Information Systems Department“A survey of AI application in Fintech: How do we incorporate Analytics in our course”
 February 24 noon-1:00 p.m.Remote via ZoomDr. Meghan Kessler, Assistant Professor, School of Education“Social studies teacher perceptions and enactment of state curricular mandates: A yearlong qualitative investigation”
 March 3, noon-1:00 p.m.Remote via ZoomDr. Anne-Marie HansonTitle TBA
 March 10, noon-1:00 p.m.In-person & remote, UHB 1005Dr. Richard Gilman-Opalsky, Professor, School of Politics & International Affairs“A Political Theory of Love and the Limits of Exchange Value”
 March 31, noon-1:00 p.m.In-person & remote, UHB 1005Dr. Layne Morsch, Professor, Chemistry Department“International Online Collaborative Assignments for Chemistry Language Development”
April 14, noon-1:00 p.m.In-person & remote, UHB 1005Dr. Sean McCandless, Assistant Professor, School of Public Management & PolicyTitle TBA
April 21, noon-1:00 p.m.In-person & remote, UHB 1005Dr. Sudeep Sharma, Associate Professor, Management, Marketing & Operations Department“Development and Validation of a Measure of Negotiation Effectiveness”
April 28, noon-1:00 p.m.TBADr. Hua Chen, Professor, Biology DepartmentTitle TBA
May 12noon-1:00 p.m.In-person & remote, BRK 141Dr. Michelle Miller, Associate Professor, Psychology Department“Trauma-informed Practice: A School-based Initiative”

Foreign Influence on Research Integrity

You may have heard recent news reports about research integrity and inappropriate foreign influence on university research. Also, the topic of foreign influence on federally sponsored research, including confidential peer review, has recently garnered significant attention across multiple government agencies.
While the University of Illinois Springfield remains dedicated to cultivating research collaborations with foreign sponsors, we as a research community must be transparent about our external relationships. Furthermore, we are responsible for maintaining the integrity of our research enterprise and protecting our intellectual property and university resources.
To learn more about foreign influence on research activities, please review the following website: